Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Gold bars worth around Rs 1.90 crore seized from flight at Mumbai international airport

Mumbai: Gold bars worth around Rs 1.90 crore were seized from a Jet Airways flight at the Mumbai international airport today by the Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) of the Customs, an official said.

The AIU officials searched the flight on a tip-off after it arrived from Dubai, he said.

During the search, the AIU officials found seven gold bars, wrapped in an adhesive material, placed under a seat, he said.

The value of the seizure, weighing 6.90 kg, is estimated at Rs 1,89,76,508, the official said.
08/08/18 PTI/Financial Express